1964

born in Celle / Germany, living and working  in Solingen / Germany

1983-1989

studies in art, design, theology and philosophy at the universities of Wuppertal, Heidelberg and Bonn

1995-1997

master scholar to  Prof. Alfons Engling, Cologne/Germany

1998-2006

assistant and co-producer to Helmut G. Tollmann at his studio

2007-2008

working residency and projects in Calgary / Canada and  the US

2009

moving the studio to Solingen